There is movement to see, water drops falling, sky and cluds changing colour, little streams forming on the floor.
There is the beautiful fragrance of rain soaked earth and an absence of dust laden air.
There is the sound of thunder and the display of lightning.
There is the feel of cool, moist breeze in the shelter and water on your face if you have the get wet in the rain temperament.
And if you are and Indian, you might be enjoying a hot samosa, alu bonda or a cup of coffee.
That’s five senses covered.
For the devotees of Indra, it is also time of inner connection to that wonderful King of the dEvAs, when that inner sense – antah karaNa is also delighted.
But anyone can manage a 3 or 4 on indriya trupti. satisfaction of the senses.
Rain can unite your mind with your environment, OR if you are at a certain stage, fill it with thoughts of that delightful person, whose company will heighten these senses.
Remembering who I am.